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Filmspeler Decision: CJEU rules that pre-loading a set-top box with links to a pirate site is a communication to the public
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • April 26 2017

The CJEU today handed down its judgment in the eagerly awaited Filmspeler case.The CJEU has followed the opinion of the Advocate General and


Intermediaries now liable for third party online copyright infringements in Ukraine
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Ukraine
  • April 20 2017

On 20 April 2017, the draft law "On State Support of Cinematography in Ukraine" ("Law") was signed into law by the President of Ukraine. It entered


Commission unveils its (pretty controversial) copyright proposals
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 8 2016

The Commission has unveiled its package of proposals for copyright reform. The latest proposals consist of:


Brazil - Federal Police continues operations against piracy websites
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Brazil
  • December 4 2016

The Brazilian Federal Police continues to fight against online piracy. In October, the Brazilian Federal Police initiated the second phase of


Italy - Yet another decision of Italian Courts on activepassive hosting
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Italy
  • May 16 2016

With a decision published on 27 April 2016, the Court of Rome found TMFT Enterprises LLC- Break Media ("Break Media") liable for copyright


Brazilian Ministry of Culture opens public consultations regarding copyright collection and information over the Internet
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Brazil
  • March 31 2016

The Brazilian Ministry of Culture has made available for public consultation two drafts of Normative Rulings that aim to establish (1) the rules for


Court Orders Blocking of Piracy Site Under New Site-blocking Framework
  • Baker McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • February 29 2016

On 11 February, 2016 the High Court ordered Network Service Providers ("NSP") Singtel, Starhub, M1, MyRepublic and ViewQuest to block piracy site


Telecommunications regulatory update - July 2015
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia
  • July 31 2015

The Government has released research into the extent of online copyright infringement in Australia and why people choose to consume content illegally


French court orders the blockade on The Pirate Bay
  • Baker McKenzie
  • France
  • January 14 2015

France has become the latest of a long list of countries to have blocked access to The Pirate Bay website following a ruling of the Paris Court


Copyright law still clouded following US Aereo decision
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Australia, USA
  • July 4 2014

In a significant decision for content owners and cloud service providers, on Wednesday 25 June 2014 the US Supreme Court has ruled that Aereo Inc's